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Ex-sheriff Harris jabs at Eldridge, Wolfe over invitation-only campaign event, plans open rally

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Ex-sheriff Harris jabs at Eldridge, Wolfe over invitation-only campaign event, plans open rally

July 31st, 2014 4:45 pm by Gary B. Gray

"I love Elvis as much as the next guy. I hope they have a great event" - Jonesborough Mayor Kelly Wolfe

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Candidate Carr looks for local push in race against Sen. Alexander

Candidate Carr looks for local push in race against Sen. Alexander

July 31st, 2014 9:47 pm by Tony Casey

Staffers from the Nashville area wearing "Beat Lamar" T-shirts passed buckets down the rows of the Life Fellowship Baptist Church on Thursday evening, hoping they would bring in funds that might give Republican U.S. Senate candiate Joe Carr an extra push

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Early voting numbers surge in Carter Co.

Early voting numbers surge in Carter Co.

July 30th, 2014 2:01 pm by John Thompson

"It has been very busy, but things have gone smoothly" - Carter County Election Administrator Tracy Harris.

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Grand Old Party: Eldridge hosts invitation-only Republican gathering

Grand Old Party: Eldridge hosts invitation-only Republican gathering

July 26th, 2014 12:07 am by Max Hrenda

As the weekend began, several hundred Republicans descended on a country estate in Jonesborough to show Washington County the right' way to have a party.

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District 6 Q&A: Stout, Van Huss discuss motivations for state office

District 6 Q&A: Stout, Van Huss discuss motivations for state office

July 25th, 2014 11:54 pm by Gary B. Gray

Incumbent state Rep. Micah Van Huss, R-6th, said without hesitation Friday he has not returned the Johnson City Press' telephone calls, accepted invitations to participate in its meetings or responded to questions emailed to all 6th and 7th House District

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Hill not invited to GOP picnic at mayor's farm

Hill not invited to GOP picnic at mayor's farm

July 24th, 2014 9:11 pm by Gary B. Gray

Five-term incumbent state Rep. Matthew Hill, R-7th, confirmed Thursday he is not among the roughly 500 Republicans and guests who received invitations to Friday night's shindig at Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge's Jonesborough farm.

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Early voting turnout 'good,' administrator says

Early voting turnout 'good,' administrator says

July 23rd, 2014 9:09 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington, Carter and Unicoi counties will complete the sixth full day of early voting today for the Aug. 7 state primary and county general elections, leaving eight days to vote before the election-day rush.

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'Right' to party: Eldridge to host GOP outdoor affair

'Right' to party: Eldridge to host GOP outdoor affair

July 22nd, 2014 10:22 pm by Gary B. Gray

About 500 people are expected to attend a Friday night Republican hoedown at Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge's spread in Jonesborough.

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AWOL: Washington County election website goes down during early voting as domain lapses

AWOL: Washington County election website goes down during early voting as domain lapses

July 22nd, 2014 10:15 am by Gary B. Gray

People seeking information on the Washington County Election Commission website were not able to access wcecoffice.com from Friday through Monday morning.

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Follow the Money: Hill, Van Huss campaign finances largely from outside PACs

Follow the Money: Hill, Van Huss campaign finances largely from outside PACs

July 20th, 2014 7:03 am by Gary B. Gray

The Johnson City Press took a look at these candidates' last three financial disclosures on file with the Tennessee Registry of Election Finance: a 2013 year-ending report, and reports for the first and second quarters of 2014.

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Rain fails to derail early Carter Co. voter turnout

Rain fails to derail early Carter Co. voter turnout

July 18th, 2014 9:57 pm by John Thompson

There was a feeling of excitement and enthusiasm around the Carter County Courthouse on Friday because it was the first day of early voting for the Aug. 7 general election.

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